King Offa Primary Academy Blog & News

Weekly Update – 29th March 2018

We finished a fantastic term with a special ‘Certificate of Merit’ assembly. Pictured, are the twenty-eight children (two from each class), chosen by their teachers, who were awarded a ‘White’ certificate for exceptional effort and learning across the past term. We are extremely proud of all the winners, chosen for a whole host of reasons, […]

Weekly Update – 23rd March 2018

On Wednesday, we joined with millions of people around the world to show our awareness for ‘World Down Syndrome Day 2018’. Well done to all of the children and staff who wore their funky and odd socks for the day. We learned about the extra chromosome that causes Down’s Syndrome, but celebrated that we are […]

Weekly Update – 16th March 2018

The week has ended with the school bathed in glorious sunshine, with the children focused, engaged and enjoying their learning! We took the time in assembly, today, to reflect on the life of Professor Stephen Hawking, who sadly passed away this week. The children learned how he, as a great scientist, overcame the barriers, hurdles […]

Weekly Update – 2nd March 2018

The weather has provided a few challenges this week but school has continued as normally as possible. Huge thanks to all the staff team for their efforts to keep school open. Mr Weller has gone above and beyond to make sure that paths are clear, the playground is safe and that the heating has stayed […]

Weekly Update – 19th January 2018

Pictured this week are children from across the school who have been working really hard on their writing. I spent time in their classes and was really impressed with their enthusiasm and the progress they are making. Well done to them and their teachers! Today the children in Reception classes and the Nursery had visitors […]

Weekly Update – 12th January 2018

Happy New Year to everyone. It is a little late I know but we’ve had a very busy start to the new school term! The children and staff have returned full of enthusiasm and there has been lots of exciting learning going on around the school. Teachers have been working really hard on the school […]

Weekly Update – 8th December 2017

King Offa pupils have been out and about this week entertaining people all over East Sussex. Our country dancers have once again put on a fantastic nativity play that they have performed at various locations this week including Priory Meadow shopping centre in Hastings. You can see them this weekend at Manor Barn on Sunday […]

Weekly Update – 1st December 2017

This year we are working hard to continue to develop and improve our curriculum. All of our teachers take responsibility for a subject and Mr Hill leads on computing for the school. He has been busy researching the latest technology that schools have been using and this morning he tried out the most amazing augmented […]

Weekly Update – 24th November 2017

At the end of last week Ofsted published analysis of the progress and attainment from all twenty four thousand primary schools in England. I’m delighted to say that King Offa performed extremely well. When compared to other schools King Offa is in the top 11% of all schools for reading progress, the top 16% for […]

Weekly Update – 17th November 2017

This week, all children in school have been taking part in activities linked to national ‘Anti-Bullying Week’. This year’s theme is ‘All Different, All Equal’. Children learned about individual difference and how each of us has the right to deserve to be treated fairly and with respect. Across the school, children have been sharing their […]